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Free Jewish genealogy webinar “Journeys from Shtetl to Shtetl”
May 23 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PMFree
Eli Rabinowitz, a board member of the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS) who lives in Australia and is from South Africa, will speak on “Journeys from Shtetl to Shtetl” for the Sunday, May 23, 2021, virtual meeting of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois. This live streaming genealogy talk will begin at 7:30 p.m. CDT. To register/RSVP, go to https://jgsi.org/Events-calendar. In his presentation, Rabinowitz will explain how to trace our past and plot our future, using 88 KehilaLinks, over 760 WordPress blog entries, Facebook posts, and other social media. He will also discuss Jewish heritage travels in the actual and virtual worlds.